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28-02-2024 |19 Shaʿbān 1445 AH

15th Night of Rajab (Rajab)


According to narrations, there are many rites to be advisably performed at the fifteenth night of Rajab:

First:     Bathing is an advisable act at this night.


Second:      As said by ‘Allamah al-Majlisi, It is recommended to spend this whole night with acts of worship.


Third:      It is recommended to visit the holy shrine of Imam al-Husayn (a.s.) at this night.


Fourth:     It is also recommended to offer the six-unit prayer previously mentioned within the rites of the thirteenth night.


Fifth:      It is recommended to offer a prayer consisting of thirty units in each of which one should recite Surah al-Faatehah one time and Surah al-Tawheed ten times. Sayyid Ibn Tawus has reported this prayer from the Holy Prophet (s.a.w.a.) with an abundant reward.

Reference: Mafatih al Jinnan P 289


It is recommended to offer another prayer consisting of twelve units in each of which Surahs of al-Faatehah, al-Tawheed, al-Falaq, al-Nas, al-Qadr, and Ayah al-Kursi should be recited four times EACH. After accomplishing the prayer, one should repeat the following litany four times:

اللّٰهُ اللّٰهُ رَبِّیْ لَا اُشْرِکُ بِہِ شَیْئًا وَلَا اتَّخِذُ مِنْ دُونِہٖ وَلِیًّا


Allah, Allah is my Lord. I do not associate anyone with Him and I do not betake any Master other than Him. 

Explanation / Details::

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Reference: Mafatih al Jinnan P 289